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[opensuse] Re: Re: Using K3B as user
  • From: Eberhard Roloff <tuxebi@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2007 15:25:22 +0100
  • Message-id: <eo85oq$hit$1@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Erik Jakobsen wrote:

> Eberhard Roloff wrote:
>> Hi,
>> actually there is no need to use k3b as root.
>>
>> I originally had the problem on 10.2, that I could only use k3b
>> successfully when I was root, because, otherwise k3b could not access the
>> burner device.
>>
>> However this turned out to be a problem with my user configuration,
>> erratically taken over from (K)ubuntu at install time.
>>
>> After deleting my user account, recreating it and adding myself to
>> "users" and "cdrom" I got a smart running KDE where I can do _anything_
>> as user, just as you would expect.
>> If your problem is like this, you can always add another user for testing
>> purposes and see, whether this test-user can use k3b without being root.
>>
>> regards
>> Eberhard
>>
>>
>>
> Thanks Eberhard, I'll follow Your advice.
You're wellcome. Actually I am curious whether it works. Please report back,
if possible.
rgds
Eberhard

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